|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Masters||LLM in International Environmental and Energy Law||University of Oslo||Norway||2015|
|Post Graduate Diploma||Human Rights||University of Oslo||Norway||2012|
|Masters||LLM in International and Comparative Law||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2012|
|Bachelor||LLB (Honors)||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2010|
|Award Type||Award Title||Year||Country||Description|
|International||Commonwealth PhD Scholarship||2021||United Kingdom||
To pursue the PhD research at the School of Law, SOAS University of London
|International||Royal Norwegian Government Quota Scheme Scholarship||2013||Norway||
To pursue an LLM in Public International Law (Specialized in International Environmental and Energy Law) at the University of Oslo, Norway
|International||International Summer School (ISS) Scholarship||2012||Norway||
To undertake 15 ECTS Master Degree level course on Human Rights at the International Summer School 2012 at the University of Oslo
Renewable energy and sustainable development
|International Climate Change Law||
Climate liability; loss and damage; State responsibility for climate change damages; climate litigation; SDG 13
|Comparative Constitutional Law||
Judicial review; public interest litigations; State responsibility vs. basic rights
|Human Rights and Development||
Right to development; integration of right to sustainable climate and environment in development agendas
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|No project/research supervision is found|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Identifying the Discriminatory Provisions in Domestic Laws Enacted During 2006 to 2020||Law Reform Project||Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs, Government of Bangladesh||15-04-2020||31-12-2020||Faculty of Law, University of Dhaka|
|Training and Reference Manual for RMG Paralegals||Trade Union Paralegal Training||ITC-ILO||01-04-2019||30-11-2019||Center for Advanced Legal Studies (CALS), University of Dhaka|
|Study of international instruments that relate to the ethnic and excluded communities of Bangladesh||Professional Rights of the Excluded Communities||Society for Environment and Human Development (SEHD)||01-01-2019||31-12-2019||Society for Environment and Human Development (SEHD)|
|Aichi Biodiversity Target 16||Legal Preparedness for Achieving Aichi Biodiversity Targets||International Development Law Organization (IDLO)||15-09-2013||31-01-2014||International Development Law Organization (IDLO)|
|Domestic legal and policy framework of information and communication technology (ICT) regime in Bangladesh||Freedom of Expression (FoE) Online||Article 19||13-01-2013||10-04-2013||Article 19|
Presented a paper titled ‘Excluded Communities and Protection of their Professional Rights: International and Domestic Laws’ at the National Conference of Excluded Communities, organized by SEHD, GBK, held on 20-21 June 2019 at Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Presented a paper titled ‘Social Exclusion and Rights Related to Work’ at the National Conference of Excluded Communities and Minorities, organized by SEHD, GBK, held on 22-23 November 2018 at Sreemangal, Bangladesh.
A paper titled ‘Constitutional values in the SAARC region: How democratic are the constitutions of the SAARC region?’ was presented at the 9th SAARC Chief Justices’ Conference and 12th SAARCLAW Conference held from May 24-26, 2013 at Thimphu, Bhutan
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Membership Expire Year|
|1||Life and Nature Safeguard Platform (LNSP)||Member||2018 to date|
|2||Supreme Court of Bangladesh||Advocate||2016 to date|
|3||Dhaka Bar Association||Advocate||2012 to date|
|4||Center for International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL)||Legal Research Group Member||2013 to date|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date||Description|
|Assistant Professor||University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||28-01-2021||Currently Working|
|Lecturer||University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||02-10-2016||27-01-2021|
|Lecturer||BRAC University||Dhaka, Bangladesh||10-05-2015||30-09-2016||
Courses Taught: Environmental Law, Constitutional Law, Law of Contract, Law of Torts, Labour and Industrial Law
|Assistant Commissioner and Executive Magistrate||Government of Bangladesh||Rangpur, Bangladesh||07-08-2014||09-05-2015||
Served as the Judge of the Executive Magistrate Court on a regular basis, and decided a good number of cases both inside the courtroom as well as through Mobile Courts on the matters regarding environmental conservation, illegal brick burning, drug abuse, and other law and order issues. Also executed various ministerial and Cabinet decisions in the capacity of an Assistant Commissioner.
|In-Country Lawyer||International Development Law Organization (IDLO)||Oslo, Norway||01-09-2013||31-01-2014||
Drafted the country-brief for Norway on Aichi Biodiversity Target 16 which went through a peer-review process and resulted into the working paper publication of the IDLO.
|Associate Lawyer||Amir and Amir Law Associates||Dhaka, Bangladesh||01-04-2013||15-08-2013||
Litigation (civil, criminal, writ, company affairs), legal opinion, research
|Consultant||Article 19 Bangladesh and South Asia||Dhaka, Bangladesh||13-01-2013||20-04-2013||
To review, critique and thereby preparing a report on domestic legal and policy framework of information and communication technology (ICT) regime in Bangladesh in order to ensure freedom of expression online and digital civic space.
|Lecturer||Northern University Bangladesh||Dhaka, Bangladesh||01-01-2012||31-12-2012||
Courses taught: Environmental Law, Constitutional Law, Labor Law, Business Law
|Researcher||Bangladesh Institute of Law and International Affairs (BILIA)||Dhaka, Bangladesh||01-11-2010||31-10-2011||
To conduct research on contemporary legal issues and reviewing the research articles for the publication of Bangladesh Journal of Law.
Sharowat Shamin and Ridwanul Hoque "Bangladesh." The I·CONnect-Clough Center 2019 Global Review of Constitutional Law. Albert, Richard and Landau, David and Faraguna, Pietro and Drugda, Šimon Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy (ISBN: 978-0-692-15916-3), 2020 28-32 .
Sharowat Shamin and Ridwanul Hoque "Bangladesh." I·CONnect-Clough Center 2018 Global Review of Constitutional Law. Richard Albert; David Landau; Pietro Faraguna; Šimon Drugda Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, 2019 18-22 .
Sharowat Shamin and Ridwanul Hoque "Bangladesh: The State of Liberal Democracy." The I·CONnect-Clough Center 2017 Global Review of Constitutional Law. Richard Albert; David Landau; Pietro Faraguna; Šimon Drugda Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 888, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper, 2018 28-32 .
Sharowat Shamin and Ridwanul Hoque "Bangladesh: Developments in Bangladeshi Constitutional Law." The I·CONnect-Clough Center 2016 Global Review of Constitutional Law. Richard Albert; David Landau; Pietro Faraguna; Šimon Drugda Clough Center for the Study of Constitutional Democracy, 2017 17-21 .
Sharowat Shamin : Sustainability of the 2°C Temperature Target, Dhaka University Law Journal, Dhaka University Studies Part F, vol.30, pp.129-144, 2019 .
Sharowat Shamin, Katherine Lofts, Sharaban T. Zaman and Robert Kibugi : Brief on Sustainable Development Goal 13 on Taking Action on Climate Change and Its Impacts: Contributions of International Law, Policy and Governance, McGill Journal of Sustainable Development Law, vol.13, no.1 pp.183-192, 2017 .